A total of 24 bachelor's and master's theses from a wide range of topics were submitted for the Swiss Life Thesis Award 2020. The theses came from various universities of applied sciences throughout Switzerland.

Bachelor's theses

Hochschule Luzern – Wirtschaft

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Julian Brunner

Bachelor thesis: Achieving loyalty among young employees – graduate trainees successfully retained by Luzerner Kantonalbank

Haute École d'Ingénierie et de Gestion du Canton de Vaud

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Alain Gehrig

Bachelor thesis: Financial evaluation and analysis of various transmission scenarios at SEV Société des Entrepôts Vevey S.A.

Haute École Gestion de Genève

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Victor Hüni

Bachelor thesis: Applied data science in finance

Ostschweizer Fachhochschule

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Christian Kazin

Bachelor thesis: Development of application scenarios for the use of a Scaled Agile Framework for Raiffeisen Switzerland

Hochschule Luzern – Wirtschaft

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Nicola Leuenberger

Bachelor thesis: Analysis and optimisation of asset and liability management at Raiffeisenbank Rohrdorferberg-Fislisbach

Ostschweizer Fachhochschule

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Fabienne Linder

Bachelor thesis: Company valuation of APM-Holding AG

Ostschweizer Fachhochschule

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Joel Messmer

Bachelor thesis: Cryptocurrencies – New challenges in accounting and tax declaration

Hochschule Luzern – Wirtschaft

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Naima N'Jari

Bachelor thesis: Digital Literacy – Concept creation and measurement

Haute École d'Ingénierie et de Gestion du Canton de Vaud

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Aurore Pittet

Bachelor thesis: Analysis of client profitability at a Swiss financial institution

Berner Fachhochschule

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Anna Schirrapa

Anna.Schirrapa@gmail.com

Bachelor thesis: Confidence and its influence on the Economic Cycle

Berner Fachhochschule

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Patrick Schmocker

Bachelor thesis: Factors contributing to successful crowdfunding with cryptocurrencies

Zürcher Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften

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Lars Schneider

Bachelor thesis: Financial intermediaries and new issues trading: What role do banks play in the European new issues trading system?

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Philipp Stalder

Bachelor thesis: Coco Bonds – What drives their yield compared to a benchmark and on a standalone basis?

Zürcher Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften

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Valeria Yacoubian

Bachelor thesis: The Technology Driving Fusion of Social Media and FinTech in the Financial Service Industry

Master's theses

Zürcher Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften

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Rahel Berliat

Master thesis: Marketplace lending and its chances and risks for key stakeholders

Kalaidos Fachhochschule Schweiz. Schweizerisches Institut für Finanzausbildung SIF

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Andreas Bettschen

Master thesis: Implementation of the Financial Services Act FinSA at Bank Zimmerberg AG: Theory, analysis and recommendations for action

Fachhochschule Nordwestschweiz

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Marc Fink

Master thesis: How to use Financial Chatbots to Meet the Expectation of the Customers

Hochschule Luzern – Wirtschaft

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Moreno Frigg

Master thesis: Swiss Equity Funds: Performance & Skill

Zürcher Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften

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Vanessa Hunziker

Master thesis: How are insured persons supported in connection with pension fund benefits (e.g. pension vs. lump-sum withdrawal)?

Hochschule Luzern – Wirtschaft

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Nicola Illi

Master thesis: Determinants of CSR and ESG Engagement. A focus on the European banking industry.

Berner Fachhochschule

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Fabian Mülhauser

Master thesis: Fast-closing at Emmi Division Switzerland – Optimisation of financial statements from a procedural and technical point of view

Fachhochschule Nordwestschweiz

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Stefan Roth

Master thesis: Towards Trust in Wealth Management - Distributed Ledger Technology as a Potential Enabler

Hochschule Luzern – Wirtschaft

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Stefan Schweizer

Master thesis: Quality management in the area of Risk & Compliance and its implementation in the External Asset Managers front-office of Credit Suisse (Schweiz) AG and other banks

Berner Fachhochschule

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Michael Stöckli

Master thesis: Fast-closing at Emmi Division Switzerland – Optimisation of financial statements from a procedural and technical point of view